SEEING IS BELIEVING

Michael Conforto

Moments after Terry Collins told the media he was not embarrassed by the team's current starting lineup, the New York Mets manager penciled in John Mayberry Jr. as his cleanup hitter in the series opener against Clayton Kershaw and the Los Angeles … more

WHAT ARE THE ODDS

David Eckstein

Baseball Prospectus' "Playoff Odds Report" suggests there are only a handful of teams that could possibly win the World Series. According to the report, the New York Mets have a 38.7% chance of making the post season, a 32.5% of making it to the … more

MANFRED IGNORES ANGRY METS FANS

Rob Manfred

Major League Baseball commissioner Rob Manfred held a Town Hall Chat in Cincinnati on Monday. Over the course of the hour Manfred answered questions from Cincinnati Reds broadcaster Thom Brennaman, baseball fans and social media, sans New York Mets … more

WHAT THE DICKENS?

Fred Wilpon

In many ways, the first half of the New York Mets 2015 season reads like it was ripped right out Charles Dickens' A Tale of Two Cities: It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of … more

HARVEY CONSISTENTLY INCONSISTENT

Matt Harvey

Matt Harvey has won games that, maybe, he shouldn't have. He's lost games he should have won. His fastball is not as overwhelming as it once was and his control is excellent, then a few innings later poor. He walked five batters on Sunday and allowed … more

A PERMANENT SCAR

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I have two scars on my body, one just below my elbow and the other at the small of my back. When I was about 10 years old I was hanging out at a local playground and fell back into a sandpit, landing on my elbows. Little did I know there was a … more